David J. Stern

David J. Stern
  • Commissioner, National Basketball Association (NBA), USA

1963, BA, Rutgers University; 1966, LLB, School of Law, Columbia University. 1966-78, Attorney, Proskauer Rose. With National Basketball Association: 1978-81, General Counsel; 1981-84, Executive Vice-President; since 1984, current position. Current or former Member of the Board: Chair Emeritus, Trustees of Columbia University; Beth Israel Medical Center; Rutgers University Foundation; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Martin Luther King Jr Federal Holiday Commission; Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund; Museum of Television and Radio; Jazz at Lincoln Center; Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Member, Council on Foreign Relations.